AISB Convention 2015

The AISB Convention is an annual conference covering the range of AI and Cognitive Science, organised by the Society for the Study of Artificial Intelligence and Simulation of Behaviour. The 2015 Convention will be held at the Uni...


Yasemin Erden on BBC

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Mark Bishop on BBC ...

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AISB YouTube Channel

The AISB has launched a YouTube channel: ( The channel currently holds a number of videos from the AISB 2010 Convention. Videos include the AISB round t...


Lighthill Debates

The Lighthill debates from 1973 are now available on YouTube. You need to a flashplayer enabled browser to view this YouTube video  



AISB opportunities Bulletin Item

Senior Lectureship in Metaphysics / Epistemology, Liege, BELGIUM

The Philosophy Department at the University of Lige (Belgium) seeks 
applications for a part-time (0,7 full-time equivalent) position as senior 
lecturer in metaphysics and theory of knowledge.

Candidates should have a PhD, have published contributions in metaphysics 
and (secondarily) in the theory of knowledge, and have proven teaching 

The employment will be either permanent or for a period of five years with 
possibility of permanent position. The selected candidate will be expected 
to contribute to the Department's teaching, research and administration. 
The official language at the Philosophy Department is French.

Applications (including a CV in duplicate and publications) should be sent 
by recorded delivery to the Rector of the University of Lige:

Universit de Lige
M. B. Rentier, Recteur
Place du 20-Aot 7
B-4000 Lige

Application deadline: April 4, 2014.

Applicants may be asked to teach a lesson observed by members of the panel.

For application form and any other inquiries please contact Ms. Franoise 
Hartkopf. Tel. : +32 4 366 54 54 -

Further information concerning application and employment conditions can be 
obtained from Ms. Ludivine Depas. Tel. : +32 4 366 52 04 -